Drunk, Sober Colleges on Twitter (Report)

Which colleges and universities were the source of the most tweets mentioning alcohol, and which were sober as church mice?

Which colleges and universities were the source of the most tweets mentioning alcohol, and which were sober as church mice?

CollegeStats.org analyzed geotagged tweets around, um, institutions of higher learning, and it outlined its findings in a report.

Far more details are available in the report, but here are the top three and bottom three in each category, via CollegeStats.org:

Top small schools (most alcohol-related tweets):

  1. University of South Florida St. Petersburg
  2. Lesley University
  3. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Bottom small schools (fewest):

  1. University of Houston Clear Lake
  2. University of Mary
  3. University of Alaska Southeast

Top midsized schools:

  1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  2. Savannah College of Art and Design
  3. College of Charleston

Bottom midsized schools:

  1. University of Alaska Fairbanks
  2. Saginaw Valley State University
  3. Georgia Gwinnett College

Top large schools:

  1. University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)
  2. West Virginia University
  3. Virginia Commonwealth University

Bottom large schools:

  1. Saint Leo University
  2. University of Maryland (College Park)
  3. Utah Valley University

Ivy League (top to bottom):

  1. Brown University
  2. Yale University
  3. University of Pennsylvania
  4. Harvard University
  5. Princeton University
  6. Columbia University
  7. Cornell University
  8. Dartmouth College

Top wannabe Ivy League:

  1. Wesleyan University
  2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  3. New York University

Bottom wannabe Ivy League:

  1. Duke University
  2. Stanford University
  3. University of California Berkeley

Readers: Does your school have a drinking and tweeting problem?

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